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BEAUTIFUL MEXICO. Its Story, Legends, and Scenic Charm

by Quinn, [Elizabeth] Vernon; [Hugo Brehme, photographer]

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Published
1924
Edition
First edition
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$75.00

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1924. xviii, 398 pages, plus color frontispiece and 19 double-sided plates, all from photographs. One full-page map printed with the text. Original dark green ribbed cloth lettered in gilt with a mounted color plate on the front cover. 22 x 15 cm. Very good plus in good plus dust jacket. The rear hinge is… Read more
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image of VERVE. THE FRENCH REVIEW OF ART. [Vol. II], Nos. 5-6, July-October 1939. [Special Double Number.]

VERVE. THE FRENCH REVIEW OF ART. [Vol. II], Nos. 5-6, July-October 1939. [Special Double Number.]

by Tériade, E., [ed.]

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Published
1939
Edition
First edition
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$375.00

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[Paris], 1939. [177] pages. Original wraps illustrated in color by Aristide Maillol. 35 x 26.5 cm. Good plus or better. Heavy crease to the spine, which is starting to crack but holding well. The spine is also worn and shows a tiny chip at the base (3 mm deep). Nonetheless, a sound copy of a work prone to broken… Read more
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image of THE WAR IN BLACK WITH WHITE. Compiled and edited by Byron S. Stephens. [Cover subtitle: Cartoons by Geo White]

THE WAR IN BLACK WITH WHITE. Compiled and edited by Byron S. Stephens. [Cover subtitle: Cartoons by Geo White]

by White, [George Robert]; Byron S. Stephens, comp. and ed.

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Published
1943
Edition
First edition
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$95.00

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Tampa, Fla.: Tribune Press, 1943. [104] pages. Original illustrated glossy wraps. 23 x 15 cm. Foxing to spine, light soiling to covers. Small scrape to base of title page; internally clean. Very good. FIRST EDITION. A collection of editorial cartoons about World War II reprinted from the Tampa “Morning Tribune.“ George Robert White (1901-1964) worked for the “Tribune“ from… Read more
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image of THE SAILOR BOY, AND OTHER STORIES [bound with, as issued: THE SAILOR AND OTHER STORIES]

THE SAILOR BOY, AND OTHER STORIES [bound with, as issued: THE SAILOR AND OTHER STORIES]

by [Leavitt, George Ayres, pub.]

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Published
[circa late1860s]
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$75.00

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New York: Geo. A. Leavitt, [n.d., circa 1867-1869]. 16, 16 pages. [Second work with a separate title page, bearing the same imprint, with the title reading:] THE SAILOR AND OTHER STORIES. Illustrated with woodcuts. Original embossed green cloth with gilt-stamped spine. 9.7 x 6.5 cm. Spine ends and corners a little worn, some of the gilt on spine rubbed… Read more
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image of THE OLD TYPES PASS. Gullah Sketches of the Carolina Sea Islands

THE OLD TYPES PASS. Gullah Sketches of the Carolina Sea Islands

by Whaley, Marcellus S.; Edna Reed Whaley, illus.

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Published
[1925]
Edition
First edition
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$175.00

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Boston: Christopher Publishing House, [1925]. 192 pages, plus 8 full page plates (including frontispiece) after drawings by Edna Reed Whaley. Music for several songs printed with the text. Original blue cloth stamped in gilt. 20.5 x 14 cm. Ex-Sondley Reference Library with faint reminder of removed call number at base of spine, attractive engraved bookplate on front pastedown, and… Read more
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image of THE TURNER'S COMPANION: Containing Instructions in Concentric, Elliptic, and Eccentric Turning; also Various Plates of Chucks, Tools, and Instruments; and Directions for Using the Eccentric Cutter, Drill, Vertical Cutter, and Circular Rest; with Patterns, and Instructions for Working Them

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Philadelphia: Henry Carey Baird, 1851. 12mo. 135 pages, including half-title, plus 14 plates, two of which are folding. 8-page publisher's catalog at rear. Original publisher's ribbed cloth with gilt cover title and embossed rules and decorations the covers; salmon-colored endpapers. 17.5 x 10.5 cm. Former Sondley Reference Library with a faint reminder of removed call number on the front… Read more
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image of LOOK TO THE ROCK: ONE HUNDRED ANTE-BELLUM PRESBYTERIAN CHURCHES OF THE SOUTH

LOOK TO THE ROCK: ONE HUNDRED ANTE-BELLUM PRESBYTERIAN CHURCHES OF THE SOUTH

by Hollis, Daniel W[alker] and Carl Julien [photographer]

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Published
1961
Edition
First edition
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$40.00

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Richmond, Va.: John Knox Press, 1961. xi, [3], 142 pages. Illustrated with one hundred photographs (including frontispiece; all reckoned in the pagination). Original russet cloth stamped in silver. 31 x 23.5 cm. Near fine copy in bright, near fine dust jacket. Light foxing to text block edges with virtually no impact on the surface of the leaves (excepting one… Read more
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image of VISION QUEST.  A Visual Journey through North Carolina's Lower Roanoke River Basin.  Photography and Text by Carl V. Galie, Jr

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[Winston-Salem]: Red Maple Press, [1998]. Unpaginated. [80] pages, mostly comprised of full-page color photographs. Original blue-green cloth. Oblong: 21 x 25.8 cm. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. FIRST EDITION. PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION SIGNED BY THE PHOTOGRAPHER on the front free endpaper and additionally signed by him on the title page.… Read more
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image of THE FLEMISH, DUTCH, AND GERMAN SCHOOLS OF PAINTING

THE FLEMISH, DUTCH, AND GERMAN SCHOOLS OF PAINTING

by James, J[ohn] T[homas], Rev.

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Published
1822
Edition
First edition
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$175.00

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London: John Murray, 1822. Octavo. Leaves approx. 22 x 13 cm. vi, [2], 402 pages. Contemporary straight-grained purple morocco with black leather spine label, gilt decorations and rules on spine, and single gilt rules on covers. Leather faded to tan on the spine and portions of covers; rubbing to extremities, a few small scuffs… Read more
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image of CINQUANT'ANNI DI STRACCI

CINQUANT'ANNI DI STRACCI

by Fabiani, [Alberto, et al.]

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Published
[1960]
Edition
First edition
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$80.00

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[Rome: Carlo Bestetti, Edizioni d'Arte, 1960]. Unpaginated: [38] pages plus frontispiece. Original plain wraps laid-into printed paper portfolio with title on the front panel and illustrations on the verso. 35 x 25 cm. Small, light stain to two pages, not affecting illustrations; book is otherwise fine. Portfolio is very good with small stain on… Read more
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image of AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF ARMS AND ARMOUR, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time . . . with Nearly 2000 Illustrations

AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF ARMS AND ARMOUR, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time . . . with Nearly 2000 Illustrations

by Demmin, Auguste; C.C. Black, trans.

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Published
1877
Edition
Second edition
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$60.00

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London: George Bell & Sons, 1877. vii, [1], 595 pages, plus 24-page publisher's catalog at rear. Illustrated in the text throughout. Original brown cloth with gilt spine lettering and black rules on the covers and spine ends. [18.7 cm.] Shallow chip and short (1 cm) tear to head of spine, wear and minor tear… Read more
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image of ILLUSTRATIONS OF ENGLISH AND FOREIGN COSTUME,  from the Fifteenth Century to the Present Day.  A Series of Ninety-Six Full Length Portraits, Engraved by the Pauquet Brothers, after the Designs of Albert Durer, Titian, [etc.]

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London: Henry Sotheran and Co., 1875. Folio (leaves 30.9 cm tall). [4] text leaves, 96 full-page hand-colored plates, rectos only. Rebound in library cloth with ink stamps on first page of index, but no markings on the plates. All leaves mounted on stubs with tissue. The binding is a bit drab and has a… Read more
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image of MARJORIE FLEMING: A Sketch.  Being the Paper Entitled Pet Marjorie, A Story of Child Life Fifty Years Ago... New Edition, with Illustrations

MARJORIE FLEMING: A Sketch. Being the Paper Entitled Pet Marjorie, A Story of Child Life Fifty Years Ago... New Edition, with Illustrations

by Brown, John; [Warwick Brookes, illustrator]

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Published
1884
Edition
First of this illustrated edition
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$125.00

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Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1884. 4to. [8], 40 pages, including half-title, plus color frontispiece portrait and six full-page engraved plates. Original olive-green cloth over beveled boards, stamped in gilt and black; top edge gilt; yellow-coated endpapers. [28.7 cm.] Very good. Light soiling to covers; very light foxing to prelims and final plate (bound after the… Read more
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image of CATALOG RAISONNE OF THE PORTRAITS OF COL. ELMER E. ELLSWORTH.  With an Introductory Essay by Charles A. Ingraham

CATALOG RAISONNE OF THE PORTRAITS OF COL. ELMER E. ELLSWORTH. With an Introductory Essay by Charles A. Ingraham

by Truesdell, Winfred Porter; Charles A. Ingraham (introduction)

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Published
1927
Edition
First edition
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$200.00

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Champlain: The Print Connoisseur, 1927. xv, [1], 39 pages, plus color frontispiece and 25 full page plates. Original quarter black cloth over tan paper covered boards. [27 cm.] Spine faded and a little worn; covers soiled and sunned; wear to edges and corners with boards showing in places. Light foxing to endpapers and a… Read more
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image of GIULIETTA AND ROMEO.  A Story from the Original Italian of Luigi Da Porto of Vicenza Illustrated with Pictures Painted in Italy by the Translator

GIULIETTA AND ROMEO. A Story from the Original Italian of Luigi Da Porto of Vicenza Illustrated with Pictures Painted in Italy by the Translator

by Da Porto, Luigi; Jessie Benton Evans, translator and illustrator

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Published
1934
Edition
First Mosher and first of this illustrated edition
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$45.00

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Portland, Maine: Mosher Press, 1934. xxvi, 49, [2] pages, plus frontispiece and 14 plates, including some in color, with printed tissue guards. Seven of the plates reproduce paintings by Evans, the others are from photographs. Original printed paper covered boards. [19 cm.] Spine a little sunned, a few thin marks to covers. … Read more
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image of COLOR AND LIGHT.  The Southwest Canvases of Louis Akin

COLOR AND LIGHT. The Southwest Canvases of Louis Akin

by Babbitt, Bruce E.

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Published
[1973]
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$70.00

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Flagstaff, Ariz.: Northland Press, [1973]. xiv, [2], 76 pages. Original tan cloth. [26.8 cm.] Light scattered foxing to prelims and end matter; a few faint traces scattered elsewhere; else fine in near fine jacket. Jacket shows minor traces of foxing. FIRST EDITION. One of 1,750 copies printed. PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION, by the author and… Read more
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TOM GROGAN

by Smith, F[rancis] Hopkinson; Charles S[tanley] Reinhart, illus.

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Published
1896
Edition
Second printing
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$25.00

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Boston and N.Y.: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., [printed by] the Riverside Press, Cambridge, 1896. [6], 246, [1] pages, plus one page ads. Complete with frontispiece and 18 plates (inserted, but reckoned in the pagination), with tissue guard for frontispiece. Original green cloth with cover illustration in red, white and black against a gold background, and gilt… Read more
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THE AMERICAN FRONT

by Peixotto, Ernest

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Published
1919
Edition
First edition
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$75.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1919. [16], 230 pages, plus frontispiece and numerous plates reproducing paintings by the author. Original dark green cloth, stamped in gold, with a color illustration mounted on the front cover. [23 cm.] Tasteful bookplate on front pastedown, else near fine. Lacks the rare dust jacket. Minor evidence… Read more
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image of THE CRUMB THAT WALKED: MORE ABOUT JANE JONQUIL.  Pictures by Margaret Bloy Graham

THE CRUMB THAT WALKED: MORE ABOUT JANE JONQUIL. Pictures by Margaret Bloy Graham

by Norman, Charles

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Published
[1951]
Edition
First edition
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$75.00

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[New York]: Harper & Brothers, [1951]. 52 pages. Original cloth. [23.3 cm.] Spine a little sunned, but a very good or better copy with clean interior, in good plus dust jacket. Jacket has a few short tears; light wear to head of spine panel, with minimal loss, not affecting lettering; sun-fading to spine panel; and… Read more
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image of HISTORY OF ANCIENT POTTERY, EGYPTIAN, ASSYRIAN, GREEK, ETRUSCAN, AND ROMAN

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London: John Murray, 1873. xv, [1] 644 pages. Complete with 13 plates, mostly colored, including frontispiece. Numerous figures in the text. Original full red morocco, extensively gilt on spine, covers, and dentelles, including urn centerpieces on each cover. All edges gilt. [22.7 cm.] Ex-Sondley Reference Library with inconspicuous remnant of removed call… Read more
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